A popular cross-country ski area near Lake Tahoe has temporarily closed due to a lack of snow, and forecasters say the lingering drought should persist or get worse in the months ahead across most of California and Nevada.
Contractors are putting the final touches on the building, which will feature 550 rooms, complete with a 24-hour oyster bar and an 1,800-square-foot Elvis suite. But it won’t be all slots and table games. The hotel plans to bank on its famous rock ’n’ roll edge.
The U.S. Coast Guard has grounded operations of a popular Lake Tahoe cruise boat.
El Dorado County sheriff’s deputies say the Tahoe Queen became stuck roughly 200 yards from its dock in South Lake Tahoe at the end of the cruise early Thursday.
ore than 4,000 customers in the Reno-Tahoe area remained without power Friday, a day after an intense storm produced winds of up to nearly 150 mph and dropped as much as 22 inches of snow.
A social hall at St. Theresa Catholic Church in South Lake Tahoe was damaged by a large fallen tree, said Eric Guevin, Tahoe Douglas fire marshal. But the tree narrowly missed a prominent statue in an outdoor courtyard.
Mid-week storms dumped nearly 2 feet of snow on the upper elevations around Lake Tahoe, where Sugar Bowl opens for its 75th season on Saturday and ski resorts up and down the Sierra are feeling much better about conditions than they did a week ago.
A trip to a winter wonderland can make this Christmas one you’ll never forget.
A Lake Tahoe animal shelter is providing a new lease on life to seven puppies left for dead in a trash bin in Susanville, California, only a couple days after they were born.
A black bear cub being treated by a Lake Tahoe nonprofit after it was found badly burned will soon be on its way home.
“Were expecting Mother Nature to cooperate,” she said. “We’d really like to have that, but we have a state-of-the-art snowmaking system and to get us open today it took a huge effort.”
Transportation officials at Lake Tahoe are moving forward with a $25 million plan to improve the Nevada state highway along the longest stretch of the mountain lake’s undeveloped shoreline.